2019 Court Leadership Academy and Leadership Conference Agenda

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR PRESIDING JUDGES AND COURT EXECUTIVE OFFICERS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR STATE COURTS

Fourth Annual Court Leadership Academy and Leadership Conference
Situational Leadership and Power
Team-building and Leading Loosely-Coupled Courts and Justice Systems

August 18-21, 2019 • Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel • Minneapolis MN

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SUNDAY, AUGUST 18

12:00-6:00pm • Registration and Conference Information • 7th Floor Ballroom Lobby
2:00-4:30pm • NAPCO Board of Directors Meeting • Fireside Room
5:30-7:00pm • Hosted Reception • Great Lakes Ballroom
6:00-6:30pm • Welcome and Opening Remarks • Great Lakes Ballroom
7:30pm • Dinner on Your Own • Downtown Minneapolis
By Appointment • “The Doctor Is In” Program • Fireside Room

MONDAY, AUGUST 19

7:30am-5:00pm • Registration and Conference Information • 7th Floor Lobby
7:30-8:30am • Hosted Continental Breakfast • 7th Floor Lobby
8:30-9:00am • Opening Ceremonies & Remarks • Great Lakes Ballroom

NATONAL CENTER LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

9:00-9:15am • Welcome and Introductions • Great Lakes Ballroom
9:15-10:30am • Leadership, Power, and Developing High-Performance Teams
10:30-10:45am • BREAK
10:45am-12:00pm • Leadership, Power, and Developing High-Performance Teams (cont’d)
12:00-1:00pm • HOSTED LUNCH
1:00-1:30pm • Mini-Break Session: Tyler Technologies
1:35-3:00pm • Leadership, Power, and Developing High-Performance Teams (cont’d)
3:00-3:15pm • BREAK
3:15-4:00pm • Leadership Academy (wrap-up)

EVENING EVENTS

4:00-6:00pm • Wine & Cheese Reception • Northstar Office Space
7:00pm • Dinner on your own • Local Restaurants
8:30-11:00pm • Networking Suite, sponsored by DLR • TBD

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20

SHARED INTEREST GROUP BREAKFAST DISCUSSIONS (OPTIONAL)

7:15-8:15am • Grab-and-Go Hosted Continental Breakfast & Interactive Discussions
—Leadership Advice for Court Leaders from 3 Top Bestselling Authors of 2018-19 • Calhoun Room
—Mindfulness Exercises, Techniques and Activities for Court Leaders • Lake Harriett Room
—What is Case Management Triage and Why Should I Care as a Court Leader? • Lake Minnetonka Room

PLENARY SESSION

8:20-8:30am • 2018 Justice Management Institute’s Ernest C. Friesen Award • Great Lakes Ballroom
8:30-10:00am • PLENARY KEYNOTE: Minnesota’s Unique Judicial Council Governance Model • Great Lakes Ballroom

10:00-10:30am • BREAK IN THE EXHIBIT HALL

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

10:30-11:30am
—Guidelines for Court Leaders Involving Trial Court & Community Responses to Mental Illness • Calhoun Room
—New Judge Training and Education within Trial Courts: Tips and Advice for Court Leader • Lake Minnetonka Room
—Key Roles for Trial Court Presiding Judges and Court Executive Officers • Lake Harriett Room

11:30am-1:00pm • HOSTED BUFFET LUNCH & VENDOR EXHIBIT

PLENARY SESSION

1:15-2:20pm • PLENARY PRESENTATION: National Judicial Opioid Task Force Report on Court Responses • Ballroom
2:20-2:30pm • BREAK

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

2:30-3:30pm
—Team-Building among Elected Clerks of Court, Presiding Judges and Court Executives • Lake Harriett Room
—Mindfulness and Court Leadership: Leading with Resilience in an Ever-Changing World • Lake Minnetonka Room
—The Science Bench Book: Teaching Judges about their Role as Scientific Gatekeepers • Calhoun Room

EVENING EVENTS

4:00-4:30pm • Walk to the Hennepin County Government Center Court Tower • Hotel Lobby
4:30-6:15pm • Hosted Hors d’oeuvre, Wine and Beer Reception • County Gov’t Center
6:15-6:45pm • U.S. Bank Stadium • New Minnesota Vikings Stadium
6:45-8:30pm • Hosted Dinner; No-Host Bar • U.S. Bank Stadium
9:00pm • Return to the Crown Plaza Northstar Hotel • Stadium Plaza Lobby
9:30-11:00pm • Networking Suite • TBD

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21

7:15-8:15am • Breakfast On Your Own
7:15-8:15am • NAPCO Board of Directors’ Meeting • TBD
8:30-9:45am • PLENARY PRESENTATION: The Family Justice Initiative: Keeping Pace with Modern Families in the Nation’s Trial Courts • Great Lakes Ballroom
9:45-10:00am • BREAK

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

10:00-11:00am
—What Court Leaders Need to Know and Do about Cyber Security • Calhoun Room
—Implementing the Family Justice Initiative: A Tool Kit for Court Leaders • Lake Harriett Room
—A Judicial Perspective on Improving One-Judge Small Courts in the U.S. and Abroad • Lake Minnetonka Room

PLENARY SESSION

11:15am-12:15pm • PLENARY CLOSING PRESENTATION: The Power of Leading through Difficult Conversations • Great Lakes Ballroom
12:15-12:30pm • CONFERENCE ADJOURNMENT & CLOSING REMARKS • Great Lakes Ballroom